Adam V. Russo, Esq. is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Phia Group LLC; an experienced provider of health care cost containment offering comprehensive claims recovery, plan document, and consulting services designed to protect plan assets.
Attorney Russo is also the founder and managing partner of The Law Offices of Russo & Minchoff, a full-service law firm with offices in Boston and Braintree, Massachusetts. Attorney Russo’s practice is devoted to representing employers, plan fiduciaries, third-party administrators and insurance carriers in employment and employee benefit matters throughout the United States.
Considered to be one of the nation’s top ERISA attorneys, Adam is a frequent speaker and author, participating in webinars, conferences and seminars across the country, regarding topics ranging from captive insurance, fiduciary liability, usual, customary and reasonable fees, to self funded health plan evaluation and self funded health plan support.
Attorney Russo obtained a Juris Doctorate degree from Suffolk University Law School and a Masters Degree in Finance from the Frank Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts. He also acquired an undergraduate degree from Suffolk University, where he double majored in Political Science and Public Relations. He was recognized by Suffolk University with the 2005 Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award.
Attorney Russo is on the Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA) Board of Directors and is on the Board of Directors at JFS of Metro-West, a non-profit agency that provides social services, elder care, adoption services, and domestic violence assistance. Attorney Russo is admitted to the Massachusetts Bar, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Adam and his wife have four wonderful children, and in addition to spending spare time with his family and friends, Adam enjoys paddle boarding, swimming, jet skiing and watching his beloved Cleveland Indians baseball team.